The Up panel talks deals that could be brokered regarding the jobs agenda, the role of the sequester, and bargaining tools for both Republicans and Democrats on pushing the president's economic agenda forward.
Perry Bacon from The Grio and Ryan Grim from The Huffington Post joined Karen Finney to discuss the on-going impact of the government’s automatic spending cuts.
Sequester-induced spending cuts for programs like Headstart and Meals on Wheels are taking resources away from young and old, while potential cuts to national security could affect us all. The Huffington Post’s Sam Stein and Salon’s Joan Walsh discuss the cuts on MSNBC’s Hardball.
The Washington Post found President Obama's "doomsday predictions" in regards to the sequester never came true. Steve Stanley, Pierpont Securities; Jeremy Siegel, Wharton finance professor; and Zane Brown, Lord Abbett, discuss.
Mayor Mick Cornett. R-Oklahoma, talks about the sequester’s impact on local economies and what mayors this weekend across the country can do about it during their meeting in Las Vegas.
Sequester cuts have taken a toll on Head Start programs, leaving families without many good options. NBC's Kristen Welker reports.
White House press secretary Jay Carney looks down as he speaks to reporters about the so-called "sequester" at the White House in Washington February 28, 2013. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Speaker of the House John Boehner speaks about the sequester following a meeting with President Barack Obama and congressional leaders at the White House in Washington March 1, 2013. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
President Barack Obama speaks about the sequester after a meeting with congressional leaders at the White House in Washington March 1, 2013. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque